Bell APN settings for Huawei Ascend Y550
Huawei Ascend Y550 is not compatible with Bell HSDPA and compatible with Bell LTE.
To configure Bell APN settings with Huawei Ascend Y550 follow below steps. Huawei Ascend Y550 maximum data transter speed with Bell is 150.8/51 Mbps while Bell is capable of speeds up to 300/100 Mbps.
Bell Internet & MMS APN settings
Open App Drawer and go to Settings Mobile network settings Access point names
Press button on top right corner.
Enter name: Bell 2
MMS Proxy: web.wireless.bell.ca
MMS Port: 80
Keep default values for all blank fields shown above.
Press menu button (top right) and select Save. Done.
If the above Bell Internet & MMS APN settings do not work on your Ascend Y550, make below changes to Bell Internet & MMS APN settings to get Bell Mobility on your Huawei Ascend Y550.
For Huawei Ascend Y550, when you type Bell APN settings, make sure you enter APN settings in correct case. For example, if you are entering Bell Internet & MMS APN settings make sure you enter APN as pda.bell.ca and not as PDA.BELL.CA or Pda.bell.ca.
Bell MCC-MNC values
Huawei Ascend Y550 compatibility with Bell
Huawei Ascend Y550 is compatible with below network frequencies of Bell. Ascend Y550 has variants Y550-L01 and Y550-L03.
|LTE||Y550-L01||Band 7 2600 MHz*|
|Y550-L03||Band 4 1700/2100 MHz|
Band 2 1900 MHz, Band 7 2600 MHz*
Explain Huawei Ascend Y550 compatibility with Bell
Huawei Ascend Y550 has modal variants Y550-L01 and Y550-L03.
Bell 3G APN with Huawei Ascend Y550
Huawei Ascend Y550 Y550-L01 does not support Bell 3G.
Bell 4G LTE APN with Huawei Ascend Y550
Compatibility of Huawei Ascend Y550 with Bell 4G depends on the modal variants Y550-L01 and Y550-L03.
Huawei Ascend Y550 Y550-L01 supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Huawei Ascend Y550 Y550-L03 supports Bell 4G on LTE Band 4 1700/2100 MHz.
It will also support Bell 4G on LTE Band 2 1900 MHz and Band 7 2600 MHz only in some areas of Canada.
Overall compatibililty of Huawei Ascend Y550 with Bell is 67%. The compatibility of Huawei Ascend Y550 with Bell, or the Bell network support on Huawei Ascend Y550 we have explained here is only a technical specification match between Huawei Ascend Y550 and Bell network. Even Huawei Ascend Y550 is listed as compatible here, Bell network can still disallow (sometimes) Huawei Ascend Y550 in their network using IMEI ranges. Therefore, this only explains if Bell allows Huawei Ascend Y550 in their network, whether Huawei Ascend Y550 will work properly or not, in which bands Huawei Ascend Y550 will work on Bell and the network performance between Bell and Huawei Ascend Y550. To check if Huawei Ascend Y550 is really allowed in Bell network please contact Bell support. Do not use this website to decide to buy Huawei Ascend Y550 to use on Bell.
Max download & upload speeds on Bell 4G for Huawei Ascend Y550 per LTE band
|Band 7 2600||Y550-L01||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 2 1900||Y550-L03||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 4 1700||Y550-L03||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
|Band 7 2600||Y550-L03||150.8 Mbps||51 Mbps|
Huawei Ascend Y550 network specifications
|OS||Android OS, v4.4.2 (KitKat)|
|Network bands||GSM / HSPA / LTE|
|Speed||HSPA 42.2/11.5 Mbps, LTE Cat4 150/50 Mbps|
|Network frequencies||GSM 850 / 900 / 1800 / 1900 - all versions|
HSDPA 900 / 2100 - Y550-L01
LTE band 1(2100), 3(1800), 7(2600), 8(900), 20(800) - Y550-L01
LTE band 2(1900), 4(1700/2100), 7(2600) - Y550-L03